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News and Annoucements

January 14, 2016

Retirement of Margie Squier, the Executive Manager, Business Operations

 After 31 years of dedicated service to AICCU, Margie will be retiring on January 30, 2016. Margie has skillfully managed the administrative and financial operations of the organization, including the budget, administrative & audit responsibilities, and human resources management.  We will miss her energy and passion for independent higher education and wish her well in her future endeavors. Until January 30, Margie can be reached at  

December 17, 2015

Happy Holidays from AICCU

December 14, 2015

AICCU Announces New Vice President

Dear AICCU Community:
I am very pleased to announce the appointment of Erica Romero as Vice President for External Relations at AICCU, effective January 18, 2016. Ms. Romero joins AICCU in this important role to lead our government relations activities that includes advocacy on behalf of the sector and representing the Association with the state legislature as well as other elected/appointed bodies. AICCU is in the third year of its strategic priorities plan that emphasizes greater advocacy and visibility to enhance the role and contributions of California’s private non-profit sector of higher education.
In this key leadership role, Ms. Romero will assist in implementing our strategic priorities, will oversee Thomas Vu, Director of Institutional Relations, and will work closely with Vero …

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